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Hotel RipJack Inn

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Beachfront
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3 Star Hotel
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Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

I booked this hotel based on the great reviews, beach and pictures. I am a huge Tripadvisor researcher and reviewer and have never been disappointed before! This place was not at all what I was expecting! Ripack is in the middle of nowhere, the taxi...More

2  Thank jellybeanlucy
Response from RipleyCostaRica, Owner at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 9 July 2014

Wow what an interesting review for someone who was at the property for less than an hour. Upon arrival you discovered that you were in Playa Grande not in Playa Tamarindo so I can understand your disappointment in not having a big town or lots...More

Reviewed 12 June 2014

What can I say other than we loved it!! Nice quiet location and great food. Ms Nubia was so helpful with setting up our rental car and answering questions before we even got there. Nice clean rooms and two pools to chose from. Very convenient...More

Thank Eileen F
Reviewed 2 June 2014

I have stayed at RJI three times over the past few years and I know I will return. In May 2012, I signed up for a 5 day yoga and surf retreat - the staff, rooms, local yoga and surf instructors, the restaurant, the food,...More

1  Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We just picked it at random, but what a fun place to stay. The beach is steps away through the trees, there are two pools, a yoga studio (a yoga retreat was going on while there), and a good open air upstairs restaurant. We planned...More

Thank Jhanson3
Reviewed 30 April 2014

There is a reason I have been returning to the Rip Jack for years; Well managed, beautiful lush grounds, immaculate and very reasonably priced accommodations, great food, and great staff of super friendly Ticos and Gringos. Hard to find a better location in Costa Rica,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 91 - US$ 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
#3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 91 - US$ 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
#3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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sharon1164
14 October 2017|
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Response from RipJackInn | Property representative |
Hi Sharon Thanks for choosing RipJack Inn, like your hotel of destination vacation We have beach chairs in the hotel for rent, weekly $25 or per day $5 options
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9 November 2015|
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Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
Hi Ron, The meeting point for the turtle tours is 50 meters from the hotel. The season started mid October and goes until mid February.
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jamtravellers
1 February 2015|
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Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
The beach at low tide is great for kids to swim and play and there some really cool tide pools that my daughter loves to hang out in and see all sorts of fish. At high tide the waves come in and that's when people surf so... More
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"rooms by main pool i think are the best."
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"The rooms under the restaurant seemed like they could be loud. But the restaurant closes at 9pm, but I can..."
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"Family of four loves the two bedroom suite in front of the lap pool and viewing the giant tropical almond..."
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"We just went to the restaurant and highly recommend it!"
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